Economy & Trade
July 13, 2014
But reducing subsidies is hard in a country where a third of the population of 25 million lives on less than $2 a day, and this week’s austerity package did not address subsidies.
July 11, 2014
Breakthrough in the long-running crisis over public workers’ salaries is expected next week, a ministerial source revealed to The Daily Star Thursday.
Rising housing costs has pushed Dubai up the rankings in an annual survey of the most expensive cities in the world for expatriates to live in.
Egypt purchased 3.7 million tonnes of local wheat and also bought 5.46 million tonnes of wheat from abroad during the 2013-2014.
July 10, 2014
DP World has presented its future expansion plans to be implemented in DP world-Vancouver Terminal.
July 9, 2014
The recruitment application of any Saudi who has a history of maltreating Filipino housemaids would never be accepted.
Iran transacted non-oil goods with 177 countries in the past Iranian calendar year.
July 8, 2014
A Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry delegation attended a seminar entitled ‘‘Implantation in Dubai: A Platform opened to the Gulf and the Middle East Market’’.
July 7, 2014
In the first quarter, growth in all three sectors that relied on cheap foreign labor — construction, retail and transport — slowed markedly from a year ago.
Dubai Customs hosted a business meeting with companies chosen to execute Virtual Corridor project to introduce them to the systems and procedures that will be put in place for optimal utilization of this vibrant project.
July 6, 2014
Jafza, the flagship Free Zone under Economic Zones World organised an iftar for its employees at the Dubai World Trade Centre with the aim of strengthening the team spirit and bonding in the organization.
Anger is mounting against recent petroleum price increases after government reductions in subsidies for the sector came into effect on Saturday.
July 4, 2014
he OPEC member has projected a deficit in each of the past 14 fiscal years but ended each year in the black, accumulating more than $300 billion in budget surpluses.
July 3, 2014
The government is unlikely to succeed in controlling anticipated price jumps in markets, goods, and services vulnerable to such abnormalities in the wake of petroleum subsidy cuts in the new budget.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry launched promotional roadshows in Oman and Bahrain recently.